Kia ora and welcome to Mangawhai Kindergarten

Here at Mangawhai Kindergarten, we provide an environment that empowers children to learn.

Our highly experienced teaching team work with children to develop their interests and encourage, inspire and nurture their love of learning.

Mangawhai Kindergarten are proud of their transition to school programme, making this process as seamless as possible for children.

Mangawhai Kindergarten has a strong bond with the local community.

Our kindergartens have early childhood qualified and registered teachers.  The teachers are dedicated to, and passionate about, early childhood education.  Each kindergarten has a head teacher plus teachers and support staff.  Quality learning programmes are based on the New Zealand Early Childhood Curriculum, Te Whãriki.

From the ERO Reports…

  • Children have a sense of belonging and ownership in the kindergarten surroundings. They are confident communicators and use language well to engage with their peers.

    Mangawhai Kindergarten 2015 ERO Report

  • The open, inclusive setting has provided opportunities for parents/whānau to contribute to the learning programme in numerous ways, supporting and improving outcomes for children.

    Mangawhai Kindergarten 2015 ERO Report